BRACKETOLOGY (VOL 2): Vols big win vaults them back to number 1 seed

    By Harris Hicks: The month of March is officially here college basketball fans! And while the regular season’s end gets nearer and nearer, the size of the bubble starts to minimize and the madness starts to maximize. March has lasted for just two days and we’ve already witnessed unforeseen upsets such as UCF…

BRACKETOLOGY (Vol 1): Tar Heels leapfrog Vols for last number one seed

By Harris Hicks: We are t minus three weeks away from college basketball’s preeminent climax: Selection Sunday. And as the countdown becomes smaller and smaller, college basketball becomes even more scattered and unpredictable. These past four months of the season have given us nothing short of the element of surprise. Teams like UCLA, Oregon, West…

Super Bowl 53 Preview

By: Dylan Goldman After months of wondering if their reign of terror over the NFL was over, the New England Patriots are still standing, and they’ll look to add a 6th Lombardi Trophy this Sunday when they take on the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta. While some might find watching the…

This Week On Wax: Let The Trap Say Amen

“Lecrae’s collaborative album with legendary Atlanta producer Zaytoven features a mind-numbing lack of variety”   Lecrae is an enigma in the rap game today. Numbers wise, he’s a platinum-selling artist with multiple hit songs under his belt. His 2014 album “Anomaly” became the #1 album in the entire world for a week. He currently holds…

EXPired: The story of baseball in Montreal

By Evan Oscherwitz   It’s now been almost fourteen years since the death of baseball in Montréal, but for native Montrealers like myself, it seems like an eternity since the Expos bid us their final adieu. A snake-bitten franchise since their inception, the Expos never reached the World Series, seldom qualified for the playoffs, and…

This Week On Wax: Scorpion

By Luke Jackson   “Drake’s moments of brilliance are yet again buried by tons of filler” Drake needs no introduction. Aubrey Graham’s status as an unstoppable sales juggernaut has been challenged multiple times by both legends and new artists, yet, he still stands today as the most influential and well-known artist not just within hip-hop,…

What does Boogie in the Bay really mean?

By Carson Breber July 2, 2018, marked a sad day for the overwhelming majority of NBA fanatics. While Warriors fans rejoiced at what appeared to be their championship-clinching move, the rest of the league sat in shock as one organization continued to climb higher and higher above its competition. That’s right; the squad with four…

This Week On Wax Extra: A chronicle of basketball players trying to rap

By Luke Jackson Most people have heard the age-old adage “all rappers want to be ballers, and all ballers want to be rappers”. It seems that to these young and restless millionaires, there is a self-imposed semipermeable membrane between balling and bars. I mean, I won’t speak for y’all, but I know that I don’t…

2018 NBA Free Agency Predictions

By Carson Breber While some will forever be critical of Kevin Durant’s move to the Golden State Warriors, an undeniable byproduct of that signing is that this superteam era has blessed us with some assured excitement each and every offseason. Last season saw multiple blockbuster moves focused on superstars rushing to join others in hopes…

This Week On Wax: Redemption

By Luke Jackson   “Jay Rock showcases all of the skills that propelled him to his current status, but he still struggles to display any kind of uniqueness from his counterparts”   Jay Rock’s career is in a peculiar state. He’s signed to one of the most well respected and critically acclaimed labels in the…

Wünder Kid: The Story of Luka Doncic

By Harris Hicks It was the second quarter. Real Madrid was down 37-30 and head coach Pablo Loso called timeout. As the players sat down, Loso absolutely tore into them, shouting and screaming with nearly religious fervor. Then, Loso directed his focus at the sixteen-year-old on a team of pros, and said, “ONE PLAY! THREE!…